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Moz vs Marr - The former Smiths members payed homage to their former band this week [VIDEO]

Morrissey kicked off his seven night residency at last night (5/2) at the Lunt-Fontanne Theater in New York City (one show down – only six left to not be cancelled :P )


The show’s set list (see below) ranged from Smiths songs to songs from his throughout his 30+ year solo career.  You can still get tickets to catch Moz at Merriweather Post Pavilion with Interpol on September 5.




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Meanwhile, the night before – across the Hudson River – former Smiths’ guitar player Johnny Marr also kicked off his US tour at New Jersey’s Wellmont Theatre.  Marr’s set list was also Smith cover laden – including a covers of “How Soon Is Now”.  “The Headmaster Ritual,” “Bigmouth Strikes Again,” “Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me,” “How Soon is Now,” “There is a Light That Never Goes Out” and “You Just Haven’t Earned it Yet Baby.”


Check out videos and pictures from the shows below


Morrissey - Is It Really So Strange LIVE@ Lunt-Fontanne Theatre Broadway NYC 5/2/2019



Morrissey live on Broadway Every Day is Like Sunday



Morrissey live on Broadway How Soon Is Now



Meanwhile … across the Hudson River




“This Charming Man”, played live for the first time in the U.S. solo, by Mr. Marr

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This Charming Man - Johnny Marr @ The Wellmont Theater - May 1, 2019



SETLIST: Morrissey @ Lunt-Fontanne Theater 5/2/2019 .

That Joke Isn’t Funny Anymore (The Smiths)
Alma Matters
Hairdresser On Fire
Is It Really So Strange? (The Smiths)
I’m Throwing My Arms Around Paris
How Soon Is Now? (The Smiths)
I Wish You Lonely
World Peace Is None of Your Business
Morning Starship (Jobriath)
If You Don’t Like Me, Don’t Look at Me
Munich Air Disaster 1958
Back on the Chain Gang (The Pretenders)
The Bullfighter Dies
Trouble Loves Me
Jack the Ripper
Seasick, Yet Still Docked
Everyday Is Like Sunday
What She Said / Rubber Ring (The Smiths)


Let Me Kiss You



SETLIST: Johnny Marr @ Wellmont Theatre 5/1/2019 

The Tracers
Bigmouth Strikes Again (The Smiths)
Day In Day Out
New Dominions
Hi Hello
The Headmaster Ritual (The Smiths)
Walk Into the Sea
How Soon Is Now? (The Smiths)
Getting Away With It (Electronic)
Hey Angel
Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me (The Smiths)
Spiral Cities
Get the Message (Electronic)
Easy Money
This Charming Man (The Smiths)


There Is a Light That Never Goes Out (The Smiths)
You Just Haven’t Earned It Yet, Baby (The Smiths)